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2024   Bold Journey Maganize, Meet Shaghayegh Cyrous, Los Angeles, CA (February 16, 2024)

2024.   City of West Hollywood Presents Xvarnah by Artist Shaghayegh Cyrous, Los Angeles, CA (January 29, 2024)

2023    Canvas Rebel, Meet Shaghayegh Cyrous, Stories and Insight, Los Angeles, CA (October 20, 2023) 

2023    Shoutout LA, Meet Shaghayegh Cyrous Artist and Activist, Local Stories, Los Angeles, CA (August 7, 2023) 

2023     Life and Work of Shaghayegh Cyrous, Voyage LA, (January 04, 2023)

2023    Jazmin Darznik, 3 Bay Area Iranian Women Use Their Art to Speak Out Against Brutality, Marin Magazine, California ( April 19, 2023)

2023    Golden Hour, By Maliheh Abbasgholi, Voice of America

2022    Pathways to America: The diverse APISA experience, By Mallika Singh and USC Impact,  Los Angeles, CA (December 13, 2022)

2022    Ongoing Protests in Iran, 88.5 FM KQED Forum, San Fransico, CA  (September 27, 2022))

2022    When the Sun Rotates, Maliheh Abbasgholi, Voice of America, TV Station, (September 2022

2022    In Honor of..., Iran International, Niloufar Mansoori, Arash Rod, TV Station, CA (February 6, 2022)

2021    DW-روز در شب؛ حروف فارسی بر بلندای برج سانفرانسیسکو , Germany, (November, 04, 2021)

2021    Elmaz Abinader, Southwest Asian and North African Artists and Their Barrier to Access, Zamin Project, Hyperallergic, (August 26, 2021)

2021    Manar Harb, Artists Spotlight, Shaghayegh Cyrous, Oakland Artists Gallery, (August 9, 2021)

2021    Behnoud Mokri, نمایش آثار هنرمندان زن ایرانی در جشنواره «اوداک» فرانسه , Oodaaq festival, France, Voice of America, (July 7, 2021)

2021    Roja Najfi, Clicking Through Nostalgia, Project 13, Medium, (March 25, 2021)

2021    Kyana Moghadam, By the People: A New Presidency and a ‘Window’ of Opportunity for the Iranian Diaspora, (January 20, 2021)

2020    Janet Oh, Virtual Ether: Interview with Artist Shaghayegh Cyrous, (Jun 21, 2020)

2019    Leslie Katz, Rock & Mortar’ takes audiences on a journey through memory, SF Examiner, (December 9, 2019)

2019    Elizabeth Costello, A “Rock & Mortar” Remedy, (December 6, 2019)

2019.   NBC Bay Area, Clairon Alley to Unveil Mural Portraying Female Prisoners in Iran in SF's Mission District, In Honor of October 6, 2019)

2019.   Radio Zamaneh, رونمایی از یک نقاشی دیواری در حمایت از زنان زندانی ایرانی در کوچه کلاریون سانفرانسیسکو, In Honor of ( ۹ مهر ۱۳۹۸ ,October 2019)

2019.   DW-کوچه کلاریون و دیوارنگاره‌ هفت زن زندانی, In Honor of, Germany, (October 10, 2019)

2019.   Vahid Zamini, Persian Media Production, رونمایی از پروژه‌ی دیوارنگاری در حمایت از زندانیان زن در ایران, In Honor of, (October 9, 2019)

2019    Radio Farda,  هنرمندان و فعالان ایرانی حقوق بشر در سانفرانسیسکو، از دیوارنگاره هفت زندانی زن رونمایی کردند, In Honor of, (۹ مهر ۱۳۹۸, October 2019)

2019.   BBC Persian, نقش ۷ زندانی زن  ایرانی بر دیواری در سانفرانسیسکو, In Honor of, (October, 2019)

2019.   Aasoo, در ستایش زنان آزادی, In Honor of, (October, 2019, 1398/07/1)

2019    Hannah Kaviani, Radio Farda, In Honor of, تلاشی علیه فراموشی چهره زندانیان در ایران, (October, 2019, ۱۷/مهر/۱۳۹۸)

2019    Kelly Kirkland, Once at Present: Contemporary Art of Bay Area Iranian Diaspora at Minnesota Street ProjectArt Practical, (May 1, 2019)

2019    Sura Wood, 1979 Iranian Upheaval Resonates in “Once at Present,” SF/ARTS,  (March 27, 2019)

2019    Emmaly Wiederholt, The Shaping of a Piece, Stance on Dance, (January 31, 2019)

2018    Julian Mark, Iran sanctions spur rug business to leave SF’s Mission and the United States, Mission Local, (August 24, 2018)

2018    Kevin G. Arnold, FOSF - Clarion Alley Mural Project, Live on Focus on San Francisco TV Show, (August 15, 2018)

2018    Suara Kedu, Seniman Jogja dan Amerika Kolaborasi Lukis Mural, Suara Merdeka,(July 27, 2018)

2018    Dorothy Santos, Over Here Not Yet At Royal NonSuch Gallery, Art Practical, (April 10, 2018)

2018    Lizzy Vartanian Collier, Middle East Meets America With East Of West GalleryArabian BAZAR, (April 05, 2018)

2018    KunstCapades, Episode 69, w/Shaghayegh Cyrous


2017    Monica Westin, Escuela de Arte Util a Proto-Institution Implementing Performance as Usefulness, Art, and Education a joint venture between              e-flux and Artforum, (October 13, 2017)

2017    Kathryn Barulich and Christopher Squier, Shaghayegh Cyrous with Kathryn Barulich and Christopher Squier (time/difference: Part I), Dissolve                Magazine, (September 28, 2017)

2017    Eda Yu, Making Iran and Oakland Feel Like the Same Place, Culture Cue, KQED Arts, (September 14, 2017)

2017    Lila Thulin, Art, Politics and Instagram backdrops in San Francisco's Clarion Alley, Peninsula Press, A project of Stanford Journalism, (July 14, 2017)

2017    Laura Kenney, California College of the Arts Presents the 2017 MFA Thesis Exhibition (March 17, 2017 )

2017    Kathryn Barulich, 4 Artists Who Are Reimagining Architecture at MFA Now 2017, Root Division Talk, (March 10, 2017)


2016    Jonathan Curiel, Know your street Art, In Memory Of, SF WEEKLY, (Oct 12th, 2016)

2016    Parking Lot Art Fair press release, Founded and led by Jenny Sharaf (April 01, 2016)

2016    Somayeh Foroughi, Unison of Sky, Tebyan، (Jan 30, 2016)

2016    Unison of Sky, Honar Online، 77143, (Jan 26, 2016)


2015    Kira Harada-Stone, EXPORTING IRANIAN STREET ART, Majestic Disorder

2015    Mohammad Abdi, From Walls of Tehran to London, BBC Persian, (September 29, 2015)

2015    Mashal Mir, Iranian Urban art exhibition Debuts in London, Muftah, (April 1st, 2015)

2015    Sense8, Netflix film series directed by The Wachowskis, James McTeigue, Tom Tykwer, Dan Glass, as a part of the Clarion Alley mural project

2015    Justin Hoover, Artists’ Markets: Parking Lot Art Fair and stARTup Fair, Art Practical, (May 19, 2015)

2015    Sam Whiting, Quite a lot of art as guerrilla gallery fill parking spacesSFGATE, (May 4, 2015)


2014    Iran stories: show us around your home, Tehran Bureau, The Guardian, (March 20, 2014)


2013    Arash Rod and Behnoud Mokri,  Voice Of America, Persian News Network interview (Aug 26, 2013)

2013    Javad Soroush, Introduction of young artists, Donya-e-eqtesad magazine, number 3021, (September 21, 2013)


2011    Javad Soroush, Live color, written, published by Drawing House and East Art Gallery newsletter

2011    ISNA, Iranian Students' News Agency, Shaghayegh Cyrous exhibition "Motivation" in East art gallery, 06141-9006

2010    Public Lives Private Spaces – Tehran: New Art and Digital Media from Iran, Introduction to, Peyvand, (March 18, 2010)

2010    Contemporary artists by Farhang Radio of Tehran

2010    Today and the art by  Persian TV channel 2, Tehran, Iran

2010    Motivation, an interview by Persian TV channel 4, Tehran, Iran



  • The Archive to Come, Telematic Gallery, San Francisco, CA, 2023


  • First 50 Book, Aggregate Space Gallery, December 2018

  • After the Internet, Living Room Light Exchange, October 2018


  • Arte Útil Archive, Klozar Weaving, November 2017


  • The West Coast Offset, a publication by Social Practice Workshop at California College of the Art, Open Engagement 2016, international social engaged conference, Oakland Museum of California


  • Swimming in The Ice, book cover, Witten by Amirhossein Daneshvar, Hoonar publication, Iran, ISN: 978600- 93052-0-9

  • The Weird Dream, Children's books illustration, Written by Mohammadreza Yousefi, Danesh Negar publication, Iran, ISN  978_600_308_003_4


  • Mar Negro, a book written by Ana Arzoumanian, taken from Motivation Performance and it announced the presentation of the book in Santiago de Chile, SBN: 978-956-9071-11-9

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